Heritage Research

As the oldest incorporated City in BC and the first capital of the Province, New Westminster is renowned for its historic buildings and neighbourhoods. Researching the history of a house is not only an exciting trip into the past, it can tell you when the house was built, who built it, and provide some insight into how it might be best maintained.

How to Research Your New Westminster Home

Researching a historic property can be tricky. Often pieces are missing! Be patient and try a number of sources. A good place to start might include: